suspended animation

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a temporary cessation of vital functions with loss of consciousness resembling death

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Jung did not accept Kejriwal's recommendation, instead President's rule was imposed and the assembly was put under suspended animation.
The court is hearing a petition from the m dmi Party challenging President's Rule and keeping the Assembly in suspended animation.
The Assembly has been kept in a suspended animation status since 1 March, following Kiran Kumar Reddy's resignation on 19 February as the state Chief Minister, protesting the Centre's announcement to divide AP by carving out a new state, Telangana, which is to be realised on 2 June.
A safe way to induce torpor in humans is also the dream of people with interstellar aspirations: People would be able to travel much farther in space in a suspended animation state.
Once created, they stay in suspended animation until their teen years, when they begin intensive training in academics, the arts, and fighting in the war.
Mark Roth, who will speak about his cutting-edge research on suspended animation in animals; master of ceremonies will be physics demonstrator Stan Micklavzina; seasonal dinner, cash bar, silent and live auctions, and musical guests The Old Lost Neuron Ramblers; all proceeds to benefit children's science programs at Science Factory; cost is $75 and reservations available at www.
25pm A velvet-clad, sex-crazed secret agent from the 1960s agrees to be put into a state of suspended animation after his arch-enemy escapes justice.
This exclusive evening will feature a special yoga session led by acclaimed Toronto dancer, Tyler Gledhill, at 7:00pm, followed by an erotic art exhibit, cocktails and a stunning aerial silks performance by Suspended Animation.
Seeing people living in fear in suspended animation is very disturbing and it is so bad for the nation and its progress.
But a plethora of questions will arise in the event of the 16th House being put in suspended animation after a split verdict and no early prospects of a stable regime.
With no one seemingly able to locate a report by a committee tasked to look into Mehrangate in the 1990s and the Supreme Court wanting to widen the inquiry to include allegations that the PPP used money to try and oust the PML-N's government in Punjab in 2009, it seems that all sides are content to let the matter return to a state of suspended animation.
It came as the Beeb confirmed two other scenes in the hit show were staged - one showing a caterpillar in suspended animation and one of a snowflake forming.
Call the election and get the country moving again - not out of the snow but out of this suspended animation.
Interestingly, Klich chose a method of preserving the collection that is essentially "the closest thing to putting microbes into suspended animation," she says.
Funding and technical expertise flora the Millennium Seed Bank has enabled its NSW partner to collect wild seed and develop the technology to hold seeds in suspended animation for centuries.